By Kanak Chandra Boro
Based on specific information regarding movement of NDFB (S) with weapons, a joint operation was launched by Assam Police, Indian Army and SSB in Oxiguri under Gosaigaon Police station on Friday midnight, Where two cadres of NDFB (S) killed on the spot. They were identified as Gaorao Narzary (Bikram) and Rongjasula Basumatary.
During the operation, the joint team noticed suspected persons moving through the jungles. On being challenged, they opened indiscriminate fire on the joint team. The Security Forces retaliated and two terrorists were killed in ensuing fight. The terrorists were moving with food and medicines to be delivered to Bidai team, who is currently hiding in jungles. One of the terrorist is the 42nd Batch Myanmar trained cadre of NDFB(S) and the other terrorist is a locally trained cadre .
One AK-56 rifle, One magazine loaded with 21 rounds, One 7.65 mm Pistol with magazine with two rounds bullets and 62 empty cases nine rounds, Two 7.62 AK bullet, Four bi-cycle loaded with two bags of dal, Mustered Oil nine bottles, one bag containing brinjal, raddish, dry chili and meat twenty five Kg., Wallet with Rs.6000/-, Woolen jacket (four) nos, have been recovered from the place of occurrence.
ADGP LR Bishnoi said that The neutralisation of the two hardcore terrorists of NDFB(S) is a major blow to the NDFB(S), who are fighting for survival. This operation has once again broken the back bone of the supply chain of the outfit and has reduced the striking capability of the NDFB(S) and Bidai group. This operation against NDFB(S) will also act as deterrence to other OGWs / Linkmen / Cadres who are acting as support base for Bidai and his group by carrying out extortion.